Jennifer Hudson Reaches EGOT Status with 2022 Tony Win

Jennifer Hudson reached EGOT status.  The actress, who has previously won an Emmy Award, a pair of Grammys, an Oscar, took home a Tony Award at the 2022 ceremony for co-producing this year’s Best MusicalA Strange Loop.

The win earned her the coveted EGOT status.  Hudson joins this milestone status with 16 other entertainers, that include Whoopi Goldberg, John Legend, Mel Brooks, Audrey Hepburn and Rita Moreno.

Jennifer Hudson took home the Academy Award in 2006 for Dreamgirls. Her debut album earned a Grammy. She also produced the VR-animated film Baby Yaga for a Daytime Emmy.

Hudson is set to launch her own talkshow,  “The Jennifer Hudson Show” on Fox this fall.

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